Everyone loves a little summer romance, but this summer is shaping up to be even more of a thrill. In between beautiful beach days, big blockbusters, and bombastic fireworks displays, readers are looking forward to immersing themselves in worlds of international espionage, gritty detective work, and otherworldly space adventures more than any other reading genres.
Here are the top 10 most anticipated novels of the summer (as defined by preorders across all formats):
Gael Fashingbauer Cooper, a journalist and pop-culture junkie, is co-author of Whatever Happened to Pudding Pops?: The Lost Toys, Tastes and Trends of the '70s and '80s, as well as The Totally Sweet '90s. This article originally appeared on Amazon Charts on May 24, 2018.
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